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Glossary

Throughout the activities of DANCE, literature, and more, many acronyms are used.
A glossary is below.

Acronym What it stands for
AACN American Association of Colleges of Nursing
ABSN Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing
ACNO Associate Chief Nursing Officer
APP Advanced Practice Provider
BSN Bachelor of Science in Nursing
CE/ CEU Continuing Education / Continuing Education Unit
CEPD Continuing Education and Professional Development
CNO Chief Nursing Officer
CPC Clinical Practice Council
DANCE Duke Advancement of Nursing, Center of Excellence
DHTS Duke Health Technology System
DNP Doctor of Nursing Practice
DUHS Duke University Health System
Duke AHEAD Duke Academy for Health Professions Education and Academic Development
DUSON Duke University School of Nursing
EBP Evidence-based practice
FQHC Federally-Qualified Health Center
HRSA Health Services and Resource Administration
MSN Master of Science in Nursing
NA Nursing Assistant
PMMC Pharmacy Medication Management Committee
Team STEPPS Team Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety
UHC University Health System Consortium